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OddBall 2019: Metal // Primer

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OddBall: Metal
Sat, Sep 28, 2019
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
UICA Members: $178.28
Public: $197.28
*Ticket includes: Admission, dinner, hosted beer and wine, and entertainment. This event is limited to guests 21 years of age and older.

For a contemporary reimagining of a metal ball, join UICA for OddBall: Metal.

Dress in metal — whatever that may mean to you, whatever form that takes, however you’re inspired — and enjoy a cocktail hour and seated dinner featuring fine food and drink. The highly anticipated annual gala welcomes art enthusiasts, emerging and established creatives, and visionary industry supporters for a night of immersive entertainment.

This year, the revelatory event marks the official opening of UICA's Autumn Exhibition Series featuring Kennedy Yanko: "Before Words," Mark Rumsey: "Memory Map: Roof Line - State Street," and Larry Cook: "On the Scene." This event is the city’s premier contemporary arts fundraiser. Event proceeds support UICA’s exhibitions, films, and programming year-round.


OddBall offers a uniquely odd lineup of performers like only UICA could compile, including performances by:

PRIMER, Synth-Electro-Pop
Greg Secor, Steel Drums
Hire the Circus, Acrobatic Contortion
Hundo, Metal Fusion

All hosted by our MC, Jennifer Pascua.
Don't miss a minute of this event!


Thank you to our OddBall:Metal Sponsors*

Presenting Sponsor
Founders Brewing Co.

Visionary Sponsor
Conduit Studio

Forward Sponsors
Event Theory

Table Sponsors
Carbon Stories
Kathryn Chaplow Interior Design
Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University
Gilmore Catering
Pack Elephant
Pam and Todd Vitaz

Media Partner

Boxed Water
Green NV
The Rental Company
Rowster Coffee

Ticket quantities are limited. For information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Kristen Taylor or 616.454.7000 x17. A portion of each ticket purchase is considered a gift to UICA of KCAD of FSU. You will receive acknowledgment of your gift from the Ferris Foundation.

Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should contact Megan Bylsma, Associate Director, at 616.454.7000 x11 or at least 72 hours in advance.